Upcoming Classes & Events

Aug 21
2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
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Antiracism Book Club

Instructor(s):
Suzette Shipp, Colleen Cuddy
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Seats left: 96
This is a media-based discussion group geared toward Stanford Health affiliates, students, staff, and faculty. We meet once a month to explore issues relevant to racism in medicine through the written word and videos. We are always open to new members. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 ...
Aug 26
2020
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
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Quick Start: A 60-minute Research Toolkit

Instructor(s):
Nicole Soares
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Get all of the following in one session! Essential PubMed tips/tricks Tips for finding the "seminal" article(s) on a topic When to use other powerful Stanford databases on cost/economics, health policy, medical education, etc.  Best approaches to managing your references, PDFs, and bibliographies using Zotero, Endnote, PaperPile or Mendeley Hit a paywall for an article? ...
Sep 01
2020
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
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Introduction to Research Data Management

Instructor(s):
John Borghi
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Seats left: 48
Your research data is important. In this session, we’ll discuss how to properly store, organize, and document your work to ensure that important data isn’t lost and that you are meeting expectations set by the parties that fund and publish your research. After this session, you’ll have the tools required ...
Sep 09
2020
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
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Keeping Current: Stay Up to Date with the Latest Biomedical Research

Instructor(s):
Christopher Stave
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Seats left: 45
Researchers today confront an enormous and seemingly overwhelming flood of scientific literature, blogs, podcasts, and more. Fortunately, there are some excellent tools that can help you filter and organize the information that best matches your areas of interest. This workshop will provide a close look at: Powerful biology/medicine article recommendation databases ...
Sep 15
2020
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
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Zotero Basics: Software to collect, organize, and share citations

Instructor(s):
Amanda Woodward
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Zotero is a free, open-source program for managing references. This half-hour workshop will go over the basics- including adding citations to your Zotero library, organizing your library, and quickly creating bibliographies and citations. To follow along, download Zotero and the Zotero Connector prior to the workshop. Approved for AMA PRA Category ...
Sep 17
2020
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
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Open Science Reading Group

Instructor(s):
John Borghi
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Seats left: 147
The Open Science Reading Group is intended to bring together members of the Stanford Medicine community to learn about open science, discuss the application of open science practices in a biomedical context, and meet other members of the community who are interested in (or already are) incorporating open science practices ...
Sep 18
2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
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Antiracism Book Club

Instructor(s):
Suzette Shipp, Colleen Cuddy
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Seats left: 139
This is a media-based discussion group geared toward Stanford Health affiliates, students, staff, and faculty. We meet once a month to explore issues relevant to racism in medicine through the written word and videos. We are always open to new members. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 ...
Sep 23
2020
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
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Locating Measures, Surveys, and Scales

Instructor(s):
Christopher Stave
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Seats left: 49
Locating quality measurements, surveys, and scales can present significant challenges. This class will highlight resources and search strategies that can improve the likelihood of obtaining a specific measure and/or a review of that measure. We will review the content and capabilities of a number of databases and online repositories, including: ...
Sep 24
2020
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
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Introduction to the Command-Line

Instructor(s):
John Borghi, Cheyenne Payne
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Seats left: 48
We typically interact with our computers through graphics, like buttons and menus, that make up what is called a graphical user interface, or GUI. Another, often more powerful way that we can interact with our computers is through the command-line interface (CLI), which requires you to type instructions to your ...
Oct 27
2020
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
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Open Science Reading Group

Instructor(s):
John Borghi
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Seats left: 149
The Open Science Reading Group is intended to bring together members of the Stanford Medicine community to learn about open science, discuss the application of open science practices in a biomedical context, and meet other members of the community who are interested in (or already are) incorporating open science practices ...
Nov 24
2020
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
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Open Science Reading Group

Instructor(s):
John Borghi
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Seats left: 149
The Open Science Reading Group is intended to bring together members of the Stanford Medicine community to learn about open science, discuss the application of open science practices in a biomedical context, and meet other members of the community who are interested in (or already are) incorporating open science practices ...